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Rob Bailey’s practice primarily consists of commercial litigation, general civil litigation, appellate law, and advising clients and other lawyers concerning difficult questions of legal compliance. In 1986, Mr. Bailey earned his B.S. in Computer Science from the West Virginia Institute of Technology with a minor in Mathematics and a focus in electronics engineering. He then operated his own company providing scientific computer programming services for clients in the pharmaceutical and chemical industries. After a 15-year career as an entrepreneur, he earned his J.D. from Washington and Lee University in 2000.

Memberships & Awards

Alumnus of the Year, West Virginia Institute of Technology, Leonard C. Nelson School of Engineering (2008)
Washington and Lee University National Moot Court Team
Virginia Bar's Environmental Law Digest
Chairman, Washington and Lee University Triennial White Book (honor system) Review Committee

Work Experience

2002 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2001-2002 Clerk, The Honorable Ellsworth A. Van Graafeiland, Senior Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
2000-2001 Clerk, The Honorable Robert C. Chambers, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia
1985-2000 Sole proprietorship, providing computer programming and laboratory consulting for pharmaceutical and chemical manufacturing companies